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Outcome of an Extensive Cold Injury with a Burn Injury Component

  • Claudia C. MalicEmail author
  • Marc G. Jeschke
  • Shahriar Shahrokhi
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Abstract

Freezing injuries are more common in Canada due to low temperatures during winter. This is a case report of a female in her 30s transferred to Ross Tilley Burn Centre (RTBC) with 54% TBSA freezing injury and burn injury and with a BMI of 44.36.

Keywords

Cold injury Surgical debridement Burn Centre Freezing injury Skin graft 

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© Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2020

Authors and Affiliations

  • Claudia C. Malic
    • 1
    Email author
  • Marc G. Jeschke
    • 2
    • 3
    • 4
    • 5
    • 6
  • Shahriar Shahrokhi
    • 7
  1. 1.Children’s Hospital of Eastern OntarioOttawaCanada
  2. 2.Faculty of Medicine, Institute of Medical ScienceUniversity of TorontoTorontoCanada
  3. 3.Biological SciencesSunnybrook Research InstituteTorontoCanada
  4. 4.Ross Tilley Burn Centre, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Sunnybrook HospitalTorontoCanada
  5. 5.Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Department of Surgery, Faculty of MedicineUniversity of TorontoTorontoCanada
  6. 6.Department of Immunology, Faculty of MedicineUniversity of TorontoTorontoCanada
  7. 7.Ross Tilley Burn Centre, Sunnybrook Health Sciences CentreTorontoCanada

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